DEEP: High Performance Building Standards for State Agency and School Buildings

High Performance (Green) Building Standards for
State Agency Buildings and School Buildings
 
Public Acts 06-187 Section 70, 07-213 Section 5, 07-242 Section 10, and 07-249 Section 15 required the development of high performance building regulations for state agency buildings and school buildings. The regulations address the construction of:
  1. A State agency facility projected to cost five million dollars or more and for which all budgeted bond funds are allocated by the State Bond Commission on or after 1/1/09;
  2. Renovation of a State agency facility projected to cost two million dollars or more and utilizing two million dollars of state funds approved and funded after 1/1/08;
  3. New construction of a facility projected to cost five million or more of which two million dollars or more is state funds and is authorized by the General Assembly pursuant to Chapter 173 on or after 1/1/09; and
  4. Renovation of a public school facility as defined in subdivision (18) of section 10-282 that is projected to cost two million dollars or more of which two million dollars or more is state funds and is authorized by the General Assembly pursuant to chapter 173 on or after 1/1/09; must comply with state regulations. (see Regulations below)
These regulations were approved with technical corrections by the Regulation Review Committee on August 25, 2009 and submitted to the Secretary of State as required under the Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 4-172 on September 2, 2009.   
 
Contact: Michele Melley, Bureau of Energy and Technology Policy, 860-827-2621
 
Content last updated September 24, 2014